Local Realtors Achieve National Recognition
Posted by Laurie Peter — April 16, 2012
Steamboat Springs, CO – Joanne Erickson and Eliese Pivarnik with Colorado Group Realty, have been awarded the Accredited Buyer’s Representation (ABR) designation by the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council. REBAC is a division of the National Association of Realtors, focusing on buyer representation.
Joanne and Eliese join more than 30,000 real estate professionals in North America who have earned the ABR designation. All were required to successfully complete a comprehensive course in buyer representation and an elective course focusing on a buyer representation specialty, both in addition to submitting documentation verifying professional experience.
REBAC, founded in 1988, is the world’s largest association of real estate professionals focusing specifically on representing the real estate buyer. There are more than 40,000 active members of the organization world-wide. The National Association of Realtors, “The Voice for Real Estate,” is the world’s largest professional association, representing over 1,000,000 members involved in all aspects of the real estate industry.
About Colorado Group Realty
Colorado Group Realty, the largest 100% locally owned real estate firm in Steamboat Springs, has a deep commitment to improve the quality of life in the Yampa Valley. The company operates 3 offices in the area. The Colorado Group Realty Charitable Foundation was formed in 2006, and has given over $60,000 to non-profit organizations in the Yampa Valley.